Whoopi Goldberg examined optimistic for COVID and might be absent from The View till she recovers. A day after it was confirmed she had fallen sick, the co-hosts of the ABC daytime speak present addressed Goldberg’s absence.
“Good morning everybody and welcome to The View. Sadly, Whoopi is out with COVID,” Pleasure Behar stated on the prime of the hour-long program. “So relaxation up and get again right here Miss, while you really feel higher.”
Behar served as moderator rather than Goldberg with Sara Haines, Ana Navarro, Sunny Hostin and Alyssa Farah Griffin rounding out the desk. The co-hosts didn’t replace on Goldberg’s present situation however on the finish of the present, Behar as soon as once more despatched the EGOT actor well-wishes.
“Nicely, that’s our present for immediately. We hope that you just come again tomorrow. We’re wishing Whoopi good luck with what she’s going via proper now,” she stated.
Watch the announcement within the video beneath.
That is the second time that Goldberg contracts COVID. Firstly of 2022, the present’s moderator missed out on a few exhibits as she examined optimistic for the virus that she had contracted in December 2021.
“I simply really feel like, you’ll be able to solely do what you are able to do and no matter your physique decides it’s going to do is what it’s important to roll with,” Goldberg as she made a digital look on The View on Jan. 5.
Goldberg continued saying, “It may have been a lot, a lot, a lot, a lot worse, I’m positive, and it wasn’t. I’m actually fortunate and I’m actually, actually glad that everybody is now testing detrimental. I’m the one one left [in my family], who remains to be optimistic.”